Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
- Richmond Latino needs assessment: a community-university partnership to identify health concerns and service needs for Latino youthRosalie Corona
Department of Psychology and Clark Hill Institute for Positive Youth Development, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
J Community Health 34:195-201. 2009..The process in which the data was obtained may prove useful to other individuals interested in obtaining local level health information in emerging communities...
- Brief report: a qualitative analysis of discussions about HIV in families of parents with HIVRosalie Corona
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
J Pediatr Psychol 34:677-80. 2009..To explore communication about HIV prevention, risk behaviors, and transmission in families affected by HIV...
- Risk and protective factors for tobacco use among 8th- and 10th-grade African American students in VirginiaRosalie Corona
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 6:A45. 2009..This study identified individual-peer, family, school, and community risk and protective factors that predict early cigarette use among African American adolescents...
- Do children know their parent's HIV status? Parental reports of child awareness in a nationally representative sampleRosalie Corona
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Ambul Pediatr 6:138-44. 2006..To determine the rates and predictors of child awareness of parental human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) status and the effect of that knowledge on children...
- Children of HIV-infected parents: custody status in a nationally representative sampleBurton O Cowgill
Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 1072 Gayley Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Pediatrics 120:e494-503. 2007..The purpose of this work was to determine the rates and predictors of custody status for children of HIV-infected parents...
- Guardianship planning among HIV-infected parents in the United States: results from a nationally representative sampleBurton O Cowgill
Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Pediatrics 119:e391-8. 2007..The purpose of this work was to determine the rates and predictors of guardianship planning and preferred guardians among HIV-infected parents...
- Ethnic considerations in risk exposure and cigarette use vulnerability among eighth grade students in VirginiaAashir Nasim
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Int Q Community Health Educ 31:229-44. 2010..The findings are discussed with regard to prevention interventions for adolescents from different ethnic groups...
- Fears about HIV transmission in families with an HIV-infected parent: a qualitative analysisBurton O Cowgill
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Pediatrics 122:e950-8. 2008..In this article, we describe transmission-related fears in families with an HIV-infected parent...
- Does the source matter in the communication of anti-smoking messages to youth?Aashir Nasim
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Int Q Community Health Educ 29:309-21. 2008..These findings suggest that prevention for smoking initiation among ethnically diverse youth might be enhanced with greater attention to the source of anti-smoking messages and prior smoking experience...
- Cultural protective factors for community risks and substance use among rural African American adolescentsAashir Nasim
Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23284, USA
J Ethn Subst Abuse 10:316-36. 2011..The findings underscore the importance of examining the link between cultural and contextual factors in an attempt to understand the etiology of substance use among rural African American adolescents...
- Association of family stressful life-change events and health-related quality of life in fifth-grade childrenTumaini R Coker
Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:354-9. 2011..To examine the association of recent family-related stressful life-change events (SLEs) with health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in fifth graders...
- Religiosity, refusal efficacy, and substance use among African-American adolescents and young adultsAashir Nasim
Department of Psychology, James Madison University, MSC 7401, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, USA
J Ethn Subst Abuse 5:29-49. 2006..Future research should consider examining other psychosocial domains which may mediate the effect of religiosity on substance use behaviors among African-American adolescents...
- Talking parents, healthy teens: a worksite-based program for parents to promote adolescent sexual healthKaren L Eastman
Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 3:A126. 2006....
- Social and cardiac responses of young children with autismMarian Sigman
Department of Psychiatry, University of California at Los Angles, School of Medicine, 90095-1752, USA
Autism 7:205-16. 2003..The findings suggest that the lack of social attention often demonstrated by children with autism does not stem from increased arousal in social situations. An alternative explanation is considered...
- Beyond the "big talk": the roles of breadth and repetition in parent-adolescent communication about sexual topicsSteven C Martino
RAND, 4570 Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Pediatrics 121:e612-8. 2008..The goal of this study was to assess the independent influence of breadth and repetition of sexual discussion on adolescents' perceptions of their relationship and communication with their parents...
- Worksite-based parenting programs to promote healthy adolescent sexual development: a qualitative study of feasibility and potential contentKaren L Eastman
UCLA Rand Center for Adolescent Health Promotion, Los Angeles and Santa Monica, CA, USA
Perspect Sex Reprod Health 37:62-9. 2005..Worksites provide an untapped but promising setting in which to reach parents to help them develop parenting and communication skills...
- Hugs and kisses: HIV-infected parents' fears about contagion and the effects on parent-child interaction in a nationally representative sampleMark A Schuster
RAND, Santa Monica, Calif 90407 2138, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:173-9. 2005..To determine the effect of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-related fears on HIV-infected parents' interactions with their children and to identify parents who might be at greater risk of avoiding interactions because of these fears...
- Evaluation of Talking Parents, Healthy Teens, a new worksite based parenting programme to promote parent-adolescent communication about sexual health: randomised controlled trialMark A Schuster
Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
BMJ 337:a308. 2008..To evaluate a worksite based parenting programme-Talking Parents, Healthy Teens-designed to help parents learn to address sexual health with their adolescent children...